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The labour market situation in Japan has strongly improved since the end of the Great Recession. The employment rate of those aged between 15 and 74 years reached 69.2% in the first quarter of 2018, its highest level since 1968. These developments are largely the result of rising labour force participation of women and older workers working on non-regular contracts.
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Data on government support to agriculture in the OECD area and other major economies, measured by the Producer Support Estimate (PSE) and Consumer Support Estimate.
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A broken social elevator? Key findings for Japan
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壊れた社会的流動性エレベーター？ 社会的流動性を向上させるには 他国と比べて日本は?
This newsletter contains information about work on competition law and policy in the Asia-Pacific region that is taking place within the framework of the OECD-Korea Policy Centre Competition Programme.
These ready-made tables and charts provide for snapshot of aid (Official Development Assistance) for all DAC Members as well as recipient countries and territories. Summary reports by regions (Africa, America, Asia, Europe, Oceania) and the world are also available.
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Japan had the 24th lowest tax wedge among the 35 OECD member countries in 2017. The country occupied the same position in 2016. The average single worker in Japan faced a tax wedge of 32.6% in 2017 compared with the OECD average of 35.9%.